May 1, 2013

Stories of Determination

One of the most interesting things about the work I do is seeing the creativity and determination that drives people who just won’t accept limitations. During […]
April 24, 2013


Last Monday morning I sat down at the table in my living room to write the weekly blog post, as is my habit. It was a […]
April 1, 2013

A guest post from the Girls Education Fund

Happy Monday everyone, As a midweek treat, I thought I would re-post a piece from our collaborative organization, Aid for Africa. Under the guidance of the […]
March 27, 2013

Tea with Harriet

Hello faithful readers! It has been a busy couple of weeks as we wrap up the scholarship season at Growth Through Learning, and I have plenty […]
March 4, 2013

Today’s update from the elections in Kenya

Hello everyone, Our wonderful coordinator in Central Region, Kenya, Beatrice Mwaniki, sends this to  us today. Thank you, Beatrice, for sharing with us Kenya’s historic moment! […]
March 4, 2013

A short post

Hello everyone, It’s been a few extra days since I have had a chance to get something up on the blog. We heard last month that […]